April 29, 2015

Carrot Cake with Coconut Frosting

A great cake to use up some of those last 2014 carrots! Carrot Cake A classic spring treat! 1 ½ ...

Recipes, Thanksgiving, Vegan, Vegetarian

April 29, 2015

Shoulder Season

The buds on the trees and the green grass mean that spring is finally here and I am sure you ...


April 28, 2015

Team Member Tuesdays - Matt

After working for a few years in restaurants around the city, Matt joined The Organic Box in August 2013. He ...

Production, Team Members, The Box

April 24, 2015

The Organic Box Welcomes Skipper Otto

Introducing Skipper Otto's Community Supported Fishery. Earlier this month we did a trial run of our partnership with Skipper Otto ...

Delivery, Food System, Local, The Box

April 22, 2015

Chickadee Farm

One of the greatest joys we have at The Organic Box is when we come across a producer that is ...


April 22, 2015

Make your own herb blends

Herb blends are actually quite easy to make when you have lots of herbs on hand.  Try these out or ...

How To, Recipes

April 21, 2015

Team Member Tuesdays --- Stacey

Stacey joined The Organic Box Team 2.66 years ago after hearing that The Organic Box paid well and treated their ...

Production, Team Members, The Box

April 18, 2015

Our Annual Survey

Each spring, we reach out to our extended Food Family and ask for feedback on how we are doing.  When ...


April 15, 2015

Fattoush Salad

Hot house veggies make for a great salad this week! Crunchy lettuce 2-3 tomatoes, seeded Cucumber 1 bunch mint 1 ...

How To, Recipes, Vegan

April 15, 2015

Origin Organics

One of my favourite aspects of working at The Organic Box has been to see small, family-owned farms establish themselves ...

Food System, Local, Organic, Production

April 15, 2015

California Drought

One of the biggest issues in food availability in the coming months and years will be the crippling droughts that ...

Food System, Production

April 14, 2015

Team Member Tuesdays - Stephen

Stephen jumped on board with The Organic Box Team summer of 2012, recruited by Mikey Muscat! Mikey and Stephen knew ...

Production, Team Members, The Box

April 8, 2015

Quick Pickled Red Onion

If you are daunted by learning how to make a pickle, it is easiest to start with a quick pickle. ...

Recipes, Vegan

April 8, 2015

Pickle Power

April. In Northern Alberta could there be a month that is more confusing? At any given time it could be ...

Local, Organic

April 7, 2015

Team Member Tuesdays - Shawn

Shawn joined The Organic Box Team in September 2013 after a summer spent planting trees in BC. Upon returning to ...

Production, Team Members, The Box

April 5, 2015

Learn about Mangoes

Its Mango Season, and this week Brody, our Product Manager, has written all about our Organic, Fair Trade Mangoes.  Read ...

Food System

April 5, 2015

Your Fair Trade Mangoes

In November 2014 I was lucky enough to be invited by Discovery Organics to visit Peru and Ecuador to check ...

Organic, Food System, Fair Trade

April 1, 2015

Poached-Egg on Curly-Endive Salad

A perfect use of all those fresh & fun greens we've been seeing so much of this week! The silky ...

How To, Recipes